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Stevens Point police searching for man suspected in two stabbingsSubmitted: 11/18/2018
STEVENS POINT - Stevens Point police want to find a man they think stabbed two people early Sunday morning.

According to a press release, officers first responded to Polito's Pizza on Main Street around 2:40 a.m.  A 24-year-old man had been stabbed in the neck.  He was taken to a hospital and is in stable condition.  Police say the suspect ran from the scene.


Then around 3:30 a.m., police were called to Ascension St. Michael's Hospital for a 33-year-old man who had been stabbed in his arm. That attack also happened not far from the stabbing at Polito's Pizza. Police think the same suspect was responsible for both.

The suspect is a man believed to be in his mid-20s, thin build, with short hair and a receding hairline. He was wearing camouflage pants and a brown hooded sweatshirt. Police say to not try and confront him.

The Stevens Point Police Department attached video of the suspect to their Facebook page.  You can view that video here.

If you know who or where he might be, call the SPPD at 715-346-1500.


Story By: Lane Kimble

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